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Goldfieldia

Trilobita - Corynexochida - Oryctocephalidae

Taxonomy
Goldfieldia was named by Palmer (1964) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Tojo Sepkoski's reference number: 476]. Its type is Goldfieldia pacifica.

It was assigned to Oryctocephalidae by Zhang and Zhou (1985); and to Trilobita by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1964Goldfieldia Palmer p. F7
1985Goldfieldia Zhang and Zhou
2002Goldfieldia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderCorynexochidaKobayashi 1935
familyOryctocephalidaeBeecher 1897
genusGoldfieldia

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available